2021

Lewisham Live Festival Mix 2021
Lewisham Live Festival Mix 2021

NX Records and Goldsmiths University Music Department partnered with Lewisham Live for another year to showcase young music creators from the borough. The mixtape can be streamed online.

Kenny Baraka Rap & Lyricism Masterclasses
Kenny Baraka Rap & Lyricism Masterclasses

1-2-1 online masterclass with rapper Kenny Baraka. Young participants experimented with ideas, honed their lyrics, transformed words into rhyme and found out the best way to progress.

Blackheath Halls Youth Choir Original Songs
Blackheath Halls Youth Choir Original Songs

Listen to two beautiful original songs written by Blackheath Halls Youth Choir and performed by singer Farriea Mclean-Mannen and pianist Abraham Hampton.

Unlock the Arts: Creative Chats
Unlock the Arts: Creative Chats

Unlock the Arts was a project for 13 - 19 year old's with an interest in the creative sector but who just don't know how to break in. They jumped on a Zoom call and chatted with a creative professional. Young people could ask questions, hear stories, even pitching their own ideas!

Unlock The Arts: Listen Up!
Unlock The Arts: Listen Up!

Young people told their stories and made their views heard in this 4-day group workshop focusing on music, theatre or creative writing. Using the theme ‘Activism and me’ as a jumping-off point, they got top tips from the experts whilst creating something that they can be proud of.

Unlock The Arts: Listen Up!
Unlock The Arts: Listen Up!

This zine was created in creative writing workshops with Sarah Parrott of Write Sparks.

Lewisham Creative Youth Council
Lewisham Creative Youth Council

LEAN wants young people aged 15-19 across Lewisham to share their opinions on the arts and creative careers, and to help shape the future of creative youth activity in the borough!

Fellowship Music Collective
Fellowship Music Collective

This project in the Easter holidays saw 28 young creatives work industry professional artists/ workshop leaders Intalekt, Kenny Baraka, Arthur Lea and Alice Hale. The online songwriting sessions focused on exploring creative processes, and helped young people to shape their own motifs, lyrics and other ideas.

Music Explosion
Music Explosion
Young Creatives Industry Workshops
Young Creatives Industry Workshops

This series of free online workshops, delivered by industry professionals, were held for young people interested in working in the creative industries, including backstage, music and filmmaking. The workshops were led by leading creatives from Southeast London: Ahnansé (Steam Down), Ben Stephen (Head of Production at the Albany) and filmmakers Jan Rufus, Ella Bennett and Lee Squires.

Kenny Baraka Rap Challenge
Kenny Baraka Rap Challenge

Kenny Baraka wrote and filmed a rap especially for the Lewisham Live Festival 2021. His rap was inspired by the young people of Lewisham and we invited our online following to write and perform the response in a TikTok-style duet.

Samba Workshops
Samba Workshops

Lewisham Music teamed up with South London Samba to host 12 weeks (starting with taster workshops) of high-energy drumming workshops for young people aged 10-17.

MiniWinterreise
MiniWinterreise

Pianist Jocelyn Freeman of SongEasel and soprano singer Francesca Chiejina brought the music of Schubert's Winterreise to primary schools in Lewisham.

One Planet, Many Futures
One Planet, Many Futures

Young creatives joined by musician Eska Mtungwazi, writer and Young People's Laureate for London Cecilia Knapp and choreographer Sarah Golding to creatively explored the climate emergency at Trinity Laban

Live Dance
Live Dance

Live Dance is an annual showcase open to all Lewisham Schools, organised by Trinity Laban, offering them the opportunity to create and perform a dance. The schools taking part this year were asked to create a dance film: either a filmed dance performance or a dance made specifically for camera. These were edited into a digital showcase and premiered online for families to watch together at home.

2019

Young Mayor at Creative Show and Tel
Young Mayor at Creative Show and Tel

Young Mayor Adam Abudullah in discussion at Creative Show and Tell at The Midi Music Company.

Live at Trinity Laban
Live at Trinity Laban

Animate Orchestra and Laban Youth Dance Company perform at Laban Theatre.

Easter Recital
Easter Recital

Deptford Green and Edmund Waller Schools at Easter Recital

Volunteer Ambassadors
Volunteer Ambassadors

Volunteer ambassadors waiting for audiences at Goldsmiths University

Live Singalong
Live Singalong

The Lewisham Music team lead the Live Singalong

Alchemy presents Transitions
Alchemy presents Transitions
Live Voices
Live Voices

Grand finale performance at Live Voices at the Broadway Theatre, Catford

Alchemy presents Transitions
Alchemy presents Transitions
Alchemy presents Transitions
Alchemy presents Transitions
Volunteer Ambassadors
Volunteer Ambassadors

Ambassadors manning the info table at Blackheath Halls

Albany Young Creatives
Albany Young Creatives

Sasha T at Albany Young Creatives

Albany Young Creatives
Albany Young Creatives
Live Dance
Live Dance

Live Dance at Broadway Theatre, Catford

Live Dance
Live Dance
Lewisham Live is 10
Lewisham Live is 10
Live Composers
Live Composers
Live Dance
Live Dance
Live Dance
Live Dance

2018

Live Dance 2018
Live Dance 2018
Live Dance 2018
Live Dance 2018
Live Dance 2018
Live Dance 2018
Live at Goldsmiths - Lewisham Music
Live at Goldsmiths - Lewisham Music
Live at Goldsmiths - Lewisham Music
Live at Goldsmiths - Lewisham Music
Live at Goldsmiths - Lewisham Music
Live at Goldsmiths - Lewisham Music
XLP Showcase 2018
XLP Showcase 2018
The Cloud - Love2Dance
The Cloud - Love2Dance
The Cloud - Love2Dance
The Cloud - Love2Dance
Story No.1 - Animate & GLYPT
Story No.1 - Animate & GLYPT
Albany Young Creatives
Albany Young Creatives
Live at TL - Tom Foxall
Live at TL - Tom Foxall
The Cloud - Love2Dance
The Cloud - Love2Dance
The Cloud - Love2Dance
The Cloud - Love2Dance
The Cloud - Love2Dance
The Cloud - Love2Dance
Albany Young Creatives
Albany Young Creatives
Albany Young Creatives
Albany Young Creatives
Albany Young Creatives
Albany Young Creatives

2017

Live at TL- Tom Foxall
Live at TL- Tom Foxall
Albany Young Creatives
Albany Young Creatives
Albany Young Creatives
Albany Young Creatives

Move Shake Mango - credit. Tangle Photography

Albany Young Creatives
Albany Young Creatives

Move Shake Mango - Credit. Tangle Photography

Albany Young Creatives
Albany Young Creatives

Move Shake Mango - Credit. Tangle Photography

Albany Young Creatives
Albany Young Creatives

Move Shake Mango - Credit. Tangle Photography

Albany Young Creatives
Albany Young Creatives

Move Shake Mango - credit. Tangle Photography

Albany Young Creatives
Albany Young Creatives

Move Shake Mango - Credit. Tangle Photography

Love2Dance Showcase 2017
Love2Dance Showcase 2017
Love2Dance Showcase 2017
Love2Dance Showcase 2017
Love2Dance Showcase 2017
Love2Dance Showcase 2017
Albany Young Creatives
Albany Young Creatives

Move Shake Mango - credit. Tangle Photography

Albany Young Creatives
Albany Young Creatives

Move Shake Mango - credit Tangle Photography

Love2Dance
Love2Dance
Love2Dance Showcase 2017
Love2Dance Showcase 2017
Love2Dance Showcase 2017
Love2Dance Showcase 2017
Live at TL Rehearsals
Live at TL Rehearsals
Feedback from TL at Tate
Feedback from TL at Tate

2016 and earlier

Live at TL 2015 - Tom Foxall
Live at TL 2015 - Tom Foxall
Horniman Community Music Day
Horniman Community Music Day
Horniman Community Music Day
Horniman Community Music Day
Horniman Community Music Day
Horniman Community Music Day
Live Dance 2015
Live Dance 2015
Live Dance 2015
Live Dance 2015
Live Dance 2015
Live Dance 2015
Live Dance 2015
Live Dance 2015
Live Voices 2016
Live Voices 2016
Live Voice 2016
Live Voice 2016
Live at the Halls 2015
Live at the Halls 2015
Live at the Halls 2014
Live at the Halls 2014
Live at the Halls 2014
Live at the Halls 2014
Live at the Halls 2014
Live at the Halls 2014
Live Voices 2016
Live Voices 2016
Live Voices 2016
Live Voices 2016